205/55R16 Tire Pressure Chart

Proper tire load capacity at specified tire inflation pressures for 205/55R16 tires.

205/55R16 is a Metric tire size that comes with 5 tire load index and load range options.

Tire Size 26 psi 29 psi 32 psi 35 psi 36 psi (SL) 38 psi (XL) 41 psi 42 psi
205/55R16
SL 89
981 lbs 1069 lbs 1157 lbs 1235 lbs 1279 lbs Show Specs
205/55R16
SL 90
1014 lbs 1102 lbs 1190 lbs 1279 lbs 1323 lbs Show Specs
205/55R16
SL 91
1047 lbs 1135 lbs 1224 lbs 1312 lbs 1356 lbs Show Specs
205/55R16
XL 94
1003 lbs 1102 lbs 1179 lbs 1268 lbs 1312 lbs 1356 lbs 1433 lbs 1477 lbs Show Specs
205/55R16
XL 97
1102 lbs 1190 lbs 1290 lbs 1378 lbs 1433 lbs 1477 lbs 1565 lbs 1609 lbs Show Specs

205/55R16 89 SL is a Standard Load tire with tire load index of 89 and maximum tire load capacity of 1279 lbs @ 36 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for 205/55R16 89 SL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 36 psi. Inflating 205/55R16 89 SL tire over 36 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 1279 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with 205/55R16 89 SL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload 205/55R16 89 SL tire above its maximum load capacity of 1279 lbs.

Original Tire
is LT-Metric

205/55R16 90 SL is a Standard Load tire with tire load index of 90 and maximum tire load capacity of 1323 lbs @ 36 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for 205/55R16 90 SL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 36 psi. Inflating 205/55R16 90 SL tire over 36 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 1323 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with 205/55R16 90 SL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload 205/55R16 90 SL tire above its maximum load capacity of 1323 lbs.

Original Tire
is LT-Metric

205/55R16 91 SL is a Standard Load tire with tire load index of 91 and maximum tire load capacity of 1356 lbs @ 36 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for 205/55R16 91 SL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 36 psi. Inflating 205/55R16 91 SL tire over 36 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 1356 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with 205/55R16 91 SL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload 205/55R16 91 SL tire above its maximum load capacity of 1356 lbs.

Original Tire
is LT-Metric

205/55R16 94 XL is an Extra Load tire with tire load index of 94 and maximum tire load capacity of 1477 lbs @ 42 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for 205/55R16 94 XL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 42 psi. Inflating 205/55R16 94 XL tire over 42 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 1477 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with 205/55R16 94 XL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload 205/55R16 94 XL tire above its maximum load capacity of 1477 lbs.

Original Tire
is LT-Metric

205/55R16 97 XL is an Extra Load tire with tire load index of 97 and maximum tire load capacity of 1609 lbs @ 42 psi.

Calculate proper tire load capacity for 205/55R16 97 XL tire within inflation range of 26 psi to 42 psi. Inflating 205/55R16 97 XL tire over 42 psi will not increase its maximum load carrying capacity of 1609 pounds.

When replacing vehicle's original equipment tires with 205/55R16 97 XL tire, calculate proper replacement tire inflation based on original tire's load capacity at its recommended tire pressure. Never overload 205/55R16 97 XL tire above its maximum load capacity of 1609 lbs.

Original Tire
is LT-Metric

All listed data is for informational purposes only. TirePsi.com does not warrant or make any representations regarding the accuracy of or the results of the use of this information. Always refer to vehicle owner's manual for recommended tire pressure settings. Never overinflate or overload a tire beyond its maximum capabilities listed on sidewall. For individual tire size, refer to its load and inflation table.

Tires with 205/55R16 tire size

162 tire models are available in 205/55R16 tire size. Click on tire model to check its maximum tire inflation and tire load capacity.

Vehicles with 205/55R16 tire size

205/55R16 tire size is used for original equipment tires on 46 vehicles. Click on vehicle model to find its recommended tire pressure for 205/55R16 tires.